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How gardening at school can tackle child obesity

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In this article in The Conversation (26th November, 2020) Matluba Khan shares findings from this design and study of a school gardening project in a London primary school. She suggests that wide-scale implementation of school gardening programmes within the curriculum could improve children’s health in the longer term…

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The Outdoor Education Centre Line

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UK Outdoors share this poster/ infographic  (25 November 2020) to illustrate how outdoor education can play a key role in someone positively contributing to society.   

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Glasgow plants hope

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This Scottish Pollinators blog post (27 November 2020) describes some great local community efforts in Glasgow to help combat the challenges of climate change and biodiversity loss. 

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Working in Wellies Careers Videos

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This webpage provides links to the videos shared by professionals working in education, geography and earth science, engineering, environment and conservation, and sciences.

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Working In Wellies – Environment and Conservation Videos

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These videos showcase the people who work in a variety of positions in the environmental and conservation sectors. Listen to their career stories, including top tips on how to get there! 

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Scotland’s Outdoor Learning Directory aims to provide a portal to services supporting outdoor learning which are provided by these Scottish organisations.

Forestry and Land Scotland Scottish Forestry NatureScot Lomond & Trossachs NP Natural Scotland Cairngorms National Park Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh SEPA Education Scotland Historic Environment Scotland